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It is important to me that there would be regional development all over Estonia, so that there would be no marginalised places, that the revenue base of local governments allowed to ensure a decent subsistence, the development of enterprise, jobs and worthy salaries in all regions, so that we would have no people who cannot cover their costs of living. It continues to be my task to address these problems.

Estonian Centre Party Faction
Finance Committee
Electoral district: Järvamaa and Viljandimaa

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Kersti Sarapuu

KERSTI SARAPUU

Järva County and Viljandi County Electoral District

5 May 1954; Põltsamaa, Estonia
Widowed, four daughters and one son

Education: Tartu Secondary School No. 7 in 1972; Tallinn Technical University, industry management and planning 1986 (equivalent to Master’s degree)

Career: Tartu Trade Management, salesperson 1972–1973; Karinu 8-Year School, teacher 1973–1977; Alliku State Farm Kindergarten, Head 1977–1988; Paide Sookure Kindergarten, Head 1988–1994; Virumaa Commercial Bank, Land Bank of Estonia, Regional Manager 1994–1998; AS Kingstor, Member of Board, AS Neli Kuningat, Member of Board 1998–2005; Assistant Mayor of Paide 2005; Mayor of Paide 2005–2011; Kingstor Varad Grupp OÜ, Member of Board 2011–  

Party affiliation: Estonian Centre Party 2002–, Member of the Board

Membership in representative bodies: 13th Riigikogu (Chairman of faction 2016–2019), 14th Riigikogu (Deputy Chairman of faction 2019, 2021–, Chairman 2019–2021); Paide City Council 2002–2005, 2011–2014, also elected in 2005–2021

Awards: Järva County Medal of Merit 2014; Medal of Merit of the Police
winner of competition “Beautiful Estonian Home 2018” (together with husband Arvo Sarapuu)

Other activities: European Committee of the Regions, Commission for Education, Youth, Culture and Research 2005–2015; Järva County Association of Local Authorities, Member of the Board 2005–2011.
Articles in newspapers Paide Linnaleht, Järva Teataja, Sakala and Kesknädal; has been the host of Tallinn TV programme on rural local governments “Kodupaik”

Hobbies: literature, gardening, travelling

1.01.2022

Comments

  • Riikliku pensionikindlustuse seaduse muutmise seaduse eelnõu (466 SE) teine lugemine
  • Lugupeetud eesistuja! Head saalis viibijad! See viimane tund on nüüd olnud väga kuum arutelu, küsimusi oli hästi palju ja Siret andis kindlasti väga palju vastuseid ka selle kohta, mida tegelikult komisjonis üldse arutelul ei olnudki. Loomulikult oleks meil hea meel, kui me saaksime igal aastal tõst
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Votings

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The attendance check information only shows who were present or absent at the moment of attendance check and not during the whole day of the sitting.
24.01.2022 / 15:07
In favourIn favour
Approval of agenda
24.01.2022 / 15:04
PresentPresent
Attendance check
20.01.2022 / 11:40
AgainstAgainst
1. motion to amend Riikliku pensionikindlustuse seaduse muutmise seadus
20.01.2022 / 10:00
PresentPresent
Attendance check
19.01.2022 / 20:52
AgainstAgainst
Rejection Vedelkütuse erimärgistamise seaduse ja Euroopa Liidu ühise põllumajanduspoliitika rakendamise seaduse muutmise seadus
19.01.2022 / 18:43
In favourIn favour
Final vote Meresõiduohutuse seaduse muutmise seadus
19.01.2022 / 18:36
In favourIn favour
Final vote Ekspordi riikliku tagamise seaduse muutmise seadus
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